Environmental Manager

Posted over 1 year ago by British Gypsum
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Competitive Salary
Sector EIA, Environment Management, Regulatory / Legal, Planning, Sustainability
Posted over 1 year ago
Apply by Saturday, 4 June 2016
Saint-Gobain, the world leader in the habitat and construction markets, designs, manufactures and distributes building materials, providing innovative solutions to meet growing demand in emerging economies, for energy efficiency and for environmental protection. Saint-Gobain is a welcoming, solid, open-minded company that offers long-term career opportunities. British Gypsum, part of the Saint-Gobain group, leads the market in high performance internal partitioning systems. Providing plaster, plasterboard, drylining and ceiling solutions which shape modern interiors for the residential, commercial and off-site sectors of the construction industry.  Position description    About us We are here to help to improve the spaces where people live, work and play. Our vision is to be the UK’s best building supplier. We’re a values driven business and challenge ourselves to act with focus, pace and agility, inspiring our people and customers. We’re also proud to be a great place to work and as an inclusive employer, we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities we live and work in. Find out more here: About the job As part of the senior management team, the jobholder is the focal point for the management and development of the Environmental performance at our East Leake site which is certified to ISO 14001 management standard. Job Accountabilities To ensure compliance with the Part A1 Environmental Permit from the Environment Agency and other regulatory permits associated with the site To be responsible for the Environmental Systems on site and to provide advice for the site to ensure compliance with Legal, Saint-Gobain and British Gypsum policies and procedures. Develop and maintain annual plans for Environmental compliance and risk reduction. Develop strategies to ensure year on continuous improvement in Environmental performance and work closely with the departmental managers and teams to support the deployment of those strategies. Liaise, build and maintain good working relationships with the Environment Agency, Local authorities, local community and other stakeholders and their representatives. The role will involve leading multi-function teams in developing site policies and procedures and monitoring and auditing the factory to ensure compliance. Location:  East Leake, LE12 6JQ Travel:  Some UK Profile description About you We want to be the best at what we do – it’s our vision. We have to push the boundaries as a business and as individuals too. Constantly seeking to improve, we are looking for people who are curious, insightful, try new things and find a way. For this role, it’s essential that you have: A mix of technical competence and people-management skills. The ideal candidate will have experience of managing Environmental management systems to ISO 14001 standard, and will have familiarity with process manufacturing operations. Professional qualification in an Environmental science with emphasis on compliance and experience in continuous improvement is a requirement. Candidates must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be confident in working with people from the factory floor to director level. What we can offer you In addition to a competitive salary, as an employee you can access a great range of benefits, discounts and schemes, ranging from childcare vouchers to retirement savings plans. Interested? We invite you to discover why we are one of the best kept secrets in the UK job market. Click "Apply" button below  Applicants must have eligibility to work in the UK (sponsorship is not available for this position).

British Gypsum

British Gypsum is the UKs leading manufacturer of internal drylining systems. Our products help to create the living habitat; the spaces where people live, work, learn and play. We have the aim to ...

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